If you have been running your own business for a while or you are planning to open up a business, you might probably know or read about the accounting headaches that come with it.
As a result, you might have already researched and researched more for ways to make it better.
Today, I will talk about a tool that will help lessen the burden that accounting is causing you. A tool that can make you focus more on your business and less on accounting stuff.
Enter Freshbooks accounting.
What is Freshbooks Accounting?
Freshbooks is a cloud-based accounting software that manages professional invoice, expenses, tracking, payroll and more.
It was founded by Mike McDerment in January 2003 from his parents’ basement. Ever since then, it continued to grow and was able to help over 24 million people.
Who is Freshbooks perfect for?
Freshbooks is the accounting solution not only perfect for those who are self-employed but also for agencies, firms, and consultancies.
How to get started with Freshbooks
It is so easy to get started with Freshbooks accounting. Freshbooks offers a free trial to get to know the system. Don’t worry they won’t ask for your credit card.
What are the uses of Freshbooks
- Organizes all clients information
- Generates a not-your-typical invoice, it’s very professional looking
- Tracks and organize all your expenses
- Tracks time of employees
- Organizes all your projects
- Provides you with accounting reports
- …and so much more
A Sneak Peak on How To Use Freshbooks
ADDING A CLIENT
GENERATING A NEW INVOICE
If you haven’t noticed yet, using Freshbooks is so simple. I don’t know about you but I love the layout, it is not boring. It makes you want to do accounting all day!
The Last Thing You Need to Know about Freshbooks
My favorite thing about Freshbooks accounting is the way it is set up. It is set up in a way that anybody can use it, especially those who are not tech savvy.
It has so many features that make accounting easy for you. You will finally be able to spend less time on the accounting part and focus more on your business.
And just recently, Freshbooks has released their all-new ACH Payment system. This new system enables simple online payments for users.
ACH stands for Automated Clearing House. Before ACH time, transactions between financial institutions are done through paper, like checks or through credit/debit card. This process takes more time and costs more between the two parties.
That’s when ACH came about. With this process, funds are automatically moving from one account to the other, saving time and money.
With customer satisfaction in mind, Freshbooks decided to jump into the bandwagon and made ACH as their newest feature.
Some of the benefits of ACH includes:
- Funds are automatically deposited into your bank account and marked as paid in FreshBooks.
- ACH is faster and more convenient than checks for both you and your clients.
- ACH is less expensive than other online payments thanks to the small 1% transaction fee.
The only downside is that the ACH is only available to US customers. But I am sure, Freshbooks will take care of this pretty soon.
So if you have been struggling with payments using other methods, now is the time to try out Freshbooks.
Freshbooks has helped so many and it can help you too. Take advantage of their free trial to find out if Freshbooks is for you.